Bee School

The PBBA Bee School is a 4 day course running from January to February of each year and is geared towards beginning beekeeping. We offer such topics as bee biology, hive management, care and upkeep of your apiary, your tools and equipment, etc.

bee school

WHEN:  Saturdays on January 25, 2020 through February 15, 2020 (Feb. 22-snow date) from 9am-2pm


WHERE:  The school will be held at the American Legion Hall, Post 15 at 37 Main Street in Ashland, NH.


COST OF CLASS:  $60 for the initial registrant which includes Study Guide:  Beekeeping for Dummies and a one year membership to PBBA. There will be a $15 fee for an additional family member who wishes to attend -children under 16 free (no extra materials available).

Please make checks payable to Pemi-Baker Beekeepers Assn.
Mail registration form to: 

Mary-Ellen Godville
1090 River Road
Plymouth, NH  03264

Aug. Meeting

Hello fellow beekeepers:

PBBA will be meeting live, outdoors at the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center in Holderness Tuesday, August 11th at 7:00 PM.  In the event that the meeting needs to be postponed, we will have these rain dates – Wednesday Aug. 12 or Thursday Aug. 13th…We’ll notify you 24 hours before…

Below are the specific guidelines for the meeting and directions.

Please remember that this is an outdoor event, so please plan accordingly.

Looking forward to seeing you all!

PBBA Executive Board


August 11, 2020 7:00PM PBBA Club Meeting Guidelines SLNSC

WEATHER PERMITTING – In the event of inclement weather – Again –the reschedule  will be determined for Wed. Aug. 12 or Thursday Aug. 13.

Advisements – if any signs of sickness – please stay at home.

If you have had any of the following within 14 days that you cannot attribute to another health condition, please stay home.

– A cough
– Shortness of breath
– Sore throat
– Muscle aches
– A temperature at or above 100.4 degrees

If you have been out of state or with anyone from out of state within the last 14 days — please do not come to the meeting.  Thank you.  If you are attending, please adhere to the following:

– Require wearing masks/ gloves
– Members should bring:  hand sanitizer ( alcohol gel, Lysol spray)
– Please bring your own water, chairs and bug spray
– We will regulate seating – social distancing guidelines – Parking will be directed (we will sit IN the circles this time!)

– Bathroom usage – disinfect after each use
– Questions asked – will be repeated so everyone can hear them


 SLNSC 23 Science Center Road, Holderness, NH: 

Take I 93 to Exit 24 then US 3 toward Ashland. In 4.6 miles turn left onto NH 113.  The Center is on the left. 


– NOTE:  Cell service is poor at this location

Please RSVP to Shannon Perkins (  if you plan on attending this meeting so that we can make the proper provisions to accommodate everyone.


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Upcoming Events
  1. Monthly Meeting August

    August 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm